Project "CREDO Krajina" in Bosnia and Herzegovina enables the creation of 250 jobs.
Swedish Agency for International Development and Cooperation SIDA
and Enterprise Development Agency EDA signed a contract in connection
with the beginning of implementation of the project "CREDO
Krajina" in Bosnia and Herzegovina. According to EDA, "CREDO
Krajina" is a project funded by SIDA and implemented by the
Enterprise Development Agency EDA Banja Luka Bosnia and Herzegovina in
cooperation with the Association for the Development NERDA from Tuzla.
Goal of the project is to improve the competitiveness of small and
medium enterprises in the Krajina region, to create and sustain jobs,
reduce poverty and improve the economic status of the area. The project
should enable the creation of 250 new jobs and formalization or
sustaining of up to 1,000 jobs in the companies/sectors covered by the
project interventions. Furthermore, it is to facilitate vertical and
horizontal coordination of policies directed towards small and medium
sized businesses in the project area. Project duration is 30 months.